NeuronSW SE - Neuron soundwareLocation: Czech Republic
Neuron soundware reshapes machine diagnostics and predictive maintenance, enabling customers to operate more efficiently and sustainably. The company’s powerful AI recognizes sound patterns in real-time and provides unparalleled insight into how mechanical systems operate. Edge computing allows offline data processing and a safe, fast and efficient analysis of large data sets. Neuron soundware’s technology works in a wide variety of use cases, accelerates asset digitization, improves quality management processes and provides early warning of potential failures.
Founded in Prague, Czech Republic, the company employs more than 30 people, operates across Europe, Asia and North America and works on projects for market leaders such as Airbus, BMW, Siemens, E.ON, MOL, Daimler, Volkswagen and Bosch.
NextBillion AILocation: Singapore
NextBillion AI believes centralized mapping technology is a thing of the past. One map doesn't fit all. Every customer, use case, geography is different, and at Nextbillion AI we build custom mapping APIs for enterprises in a way that’s never been done before. Decentralized, modular, custom map stack for hyperlocal business.
We provide enterprises with location tools and APIs that help them adopt an AI-first approach while solving all their map-related business issues. We power complex mapping applications within last-mile delivery, telematics, food delivery, ride-hail. Our solution is customizable to be hyper-local and pinpoint accurate for difficult to solve enterprise use cases.
NextInnovation Inc.Location: Japan
NextInnovation is a healthtech startup founded in Osaka, Japan in 2016. The board of directors consist of medical, legal and IT professionals which include pharmacists, doctors and dentists. We are backed by renowned venture capital funds of the country. We are specialized in women's reproductive health. As a tech company we are striving to provide the utmost user experience. However, no matter how much efforts we put in, we acknowledge that technologies alone do not necessarily solve the issues. More often than not, a real impact may not be achieved without changing the status quo.
Breaking the norms through communication we envision the world where women can live in good physical and mental health and achieve their full potentials.
Nonspec, IncLocation: United States
Nonspec is revolutionizing the prosthetic industry by manufacturing high quality, high activity-level, customized lower-limb prosthetics for amputees. The Nonspec prosthetic system address the top challenges hospitals face: time, training, and cost. Our device takes the time to fit an amputee from a dozen appointments to two and does not require a trained clinician to fit an amputee. This allows hospitals to fit more patients with a higher satisfaction each week, improving their reputation and revenue. By leveraging material, manufacturing, and engineering expertise, Nonspec delivers a prosthetic limb that exceeds global quality standards, at a tenth the cost.
Noodle FactoryLocation: Singapore
As instant as a cup of noodles - Noodle Factory is an intelligent AI-powered chat platform that enables schools and business to automate personalised mentoring and tutoring, answer FAQs, administrative tasks - all with the click of a button.
NTUit.io Investment GameLocation: Singapore
The ntuit.io Investment Game is a simulation of the fundraising/ investment processes in the real world.
There are two roles – the ‘Investors’ (real Venture Capitalists, Business Angels or wannabes), and ‘Investees’ (startups or teams).
The aim of ‘Investors’ is to generate the highest portfolio valuation at the end of the game. Every Investor is given $1M of “play money” to start with.
The aim of ‘Investees’ is to deliver concise, powerful and persuasive pitches under time pressure to convince Investors to invest in their business and be the team with the highest valuation (end-game final share price x total no. of shares sold) at the end of the game.
NUS Centre for Additive Manufacturing (AM.NUS)Location: Singapore
The NUS Centre for Additive Manufacturing (AM.NUS) leverages the University’s world-class faculties, expertise and advanced capabilities in 3D printing technology. NUS seeks to bring innovative products to the field of healthcare that will improve patient outcomes and change lives for the better. AM.NUS will explore a whole new dimension in medicine, applying ground-breaking 3D printing technology for personalized patient treatments.
AM.NUS is the only multi-disciplinary IHL AM centre in Singapore which comprises of the 5 Faculties (Medicine, Science, Engineering, Dentistry and Design & Environment). The Centre is supported both internally by NUS and externally by National Additive Manufacturing Cluster (NAMIC) and Singapore Economic Development Board.
NUS EnterpriseLocation: Singapore
NUS Enterprise, the entrepreneurial arm of the National University of Singapore (NUS), plays a pivotal role in advancing innovation and entrepreneurship at NUS and beyond. It actively promotes entrepreneurship and cultivates global mind-sets and talents through the synergies of experiential entrepreneurial education, active industry partnerships, holistic entrepreneurship support and catalytic entrepreneurship outreach. Its initiatives and global connections support a range of entrepreneurial journeys and foster ecosystem building in new markets. These initiatives augment and complement the University’s academic programmes and act as a unique bridge to industry well beyond Singapore’s shores
NUS Enterprise @ Singapore Science ParkLocation: Singapore
NUS [email protected] Science Park is a partnership between NUS Enterprise and Capitaland to cultivate and aggregate a vibrant tech ecosystem and community towards disruptive innovations. We connect corporates to the talents, research capabilities, and technologies of the National University of Singapore. At the same time, we have a role in incubating growth stage start-ups and supporting their journeys through our resources and added facilities of a Demo Deck and Dry Lab, which allows for prototyping and product development.
NUS Graduate Research Innovation Programme (GRIP)Location: Singapore
Transforming NUS technologies and talents into investible, scalable deep-tech start-ups
Launched in October 2018, the National University of Singapore Graduate Research Innovation Programme (NUS GRIP) is the Industry Liaison Office’s flagship innovation programme. It provides step-by-step guidance to NUS postgraduate students and researchers to cultivate deep tech entrepreneurs, to transform the university’s world-class research into their own deep tech start-ups.
Teams will undergo a one-year journey to be equipped with entrepreneurial skills and experience through workshops, mentorships, industry linkages and incubation support, to develop commercially viable and investible deep tech start-ups, generating a pipeline of up to 250 teams in five years. NUS will invest up to S$100,000 in start-ups demonstrating high commercial potential to accelerate their growth.
NUS Industry Liaison Office, MVP StudioLocation: Singapore
The MVP Studio by NUS Industry Liaison Office was established to create commercially-focused prototypes of NUS technologies.
Our prototypes are built by teams of apprentices under the guidance of MVP Engineers, who are highly experienced engineers with years of industry experience. Following MVP Studio methodology, much thought is put into designing these prototypes and building them efficiently and quickly. This enables us to demonstrate the use of NUS technologies in specific applications. The MVP Engineers and apprentices apply their varied skills, creativity and know-how to the prototypes so that our researchers and start-ups can more effectively seek feedback from the market and iterate their products quickly.
The MVP Studio is an easy-to-access meet-up point where start-ups, SMEs and MNCs can visit to find out how their businesses can benefit from NUS technologies. Coupled with NUS’s diverse reach in the entrepreneurial community as well as collaborations with government agencies such as BCA and EnterpriseSG, we are able to connect researchers and technologies to industry partners.
Ocean Purpose ProjectLocation: Singapore
The Ocean Purpose Project is a social enterprise that seeks to end the plastic pollution crisis and promote a sustainable future.
Their solution is a pyrolysis machine unit that converts waste plastic to low sulphur fuel. It can be deployed over land and sea to any remote community facing ocean plastic pollution.
Ocean Purpose Project also conducts online and offline behaviour change projects such as beach clean ups, coral replanting, sustainability webinars and learning journeys with schools and corporates. They are also devising a new single use bioplastic made of seaweed/seashells.
Octopus is a circular economy platform that currently manages waste collection in Makassar, Denpasar, Badung & Gianyar. We provide data for brands/FMCG producers to track and collect their waste while giving incentives to local waste stakeholders.
Octopus8 Private LimitedLocation: Singapore
Ocular LabsLocation: Singapore
Ocular Labs™️ was born out of a need to make eye care accessible and affordable for all. Whilst working at an ophthalmology clinic, the co-founders realised that the problem of late diagnosis of eye diseases is not confined to just their clinic - it is a global issue with serious and lasting implications on patients. Leveraging on the team’s technical expertise and clinical experience, they set out to develop products to make eye care more accessible.
Ohanae Pte LtdLocation: Singapore
Olive Giken Co., Ltd.Location: Japan
Olive Giken was founded Nov. 2016 as a venture company that succeeded in the research and development of antioxidants based on unique aqueous calcium ion solution , wishing to improve the health and happiness of our consumers.
Our acceleration of growth has started in 2019, Sep. we have been selected in “Startup Initial Program OSAKA”. 2019, Oct. Nikkei newspaper picked up our company as a unique senior venture. Jan. 2020, we have succeeded to get fund via a stock investment type crowdfunding.
Our strength lies in our creativity and research & development founded on a wealth of experience. From here we aim to develop products further derived from the patents we have acquired, and continue passionately striving ahead into the future.
Ombre: AI Fashion StylistLocation: Malaysia
Ombre is making fashion personal by introducing a shopping experience that is time-saving, exclusive and well-curated to all body physique. As the first of its kind, we use AI and Machine Learning to create a full-scale, fashion styling software for retailers. It takes into consideration the physical attributes of shoppers and suggests clothes that would look best on them. Through Ombre, we not only want to support retailers in generating immediate revenue, we also believe in creating long-term value. Through AI and data analytics, Ombre helps retailers to create sustainable, long term strategies. Our idea offers a chance for fashion retailers to personalise their offerings and appeal directly to the tastes of each individual consumer.
Optinvent is a French company specializing in display optics for augmented reality and is at the forefront of the AR revolution. Its proprietary technology, protected by 32 international patents and secret know-how, will enable the next paradigm shift to AR smart glasses. Optinvent’s disruptive display technology is lighter, cheaper, safer, and more comfortable vs. the competition as a result of over 10 years of research and development.
OptionsLocation: Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Options is a global leader in financial technology managed services and IT infrastructure products. We enable our clients to deliver a dual mandate: operating world-class financial technology infrastructure today, while supporting business scalability and new technology for tomorrow.
Over 200 firms leverage the Options platform, including the leading global investment banks, hedge funds, funds of funds, proprietary trading firms, private equity houses and exchanges.
Options’ client presence spans over 20 countries with seven offices covering these regions. We have a global team and infrastructure, allowing customers with global operations to work with one single vendor. The feature-rich global platform, built to exacting investment bank standards, is further bolstered by industry-leading transparency around pricing, a 24×7, support model and unrivalled account management.
Options’ products include:
– Managed Platform
– Managed Colocation
– Managed Applications
Orama AsiaLocation: Singapore
Organic Bioactives LtdLocation: New Zealand
We are experienced innovators, scientists and award-winning cosmetic chemists who specialise in Research & development, Cosmetic chemistry, Pharmacology.
Devoted to both modern skincare science and time proven traditional knowledge, we are pioneering the next generation of certified organic cosmetic and nutraceutical bioactives without compromising either their efficacy or our precious environment.
All of our research and development is performed in our specialised laboratories, nestled in the South Pacific Islands of Aotearoa, New Zealand. To identify and elevate the bioactive potential of our ingredients, we’re using proven scientific methodology and are performing clinical validation of our ingredients in final formulations.
Osteopore International Pte LtdLocation: Singapore
Osteopore International Pte Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Osteopore Ltd (ASX:OSX), is the global leader in 3D printed regenerative implants that enable the human body to regrow bone defects, by fabricating biomimetic microarchitecture with bioresorbable materials that empower natural tissue regeneration. We collaborate with clinicians and researchers internationally to develop products that address unmet clinical needs, reduce healthcare costs, improve patients’ outcome and enhance lives. For more information, visit us at http://www.osteopore.com.
Padang & Co.Location: Singapore
Padang & Co is an innovation catalyst, connecting technology startups with multinational organisations such as Unilever, MUFG, Rolls-Royce, and Rabobank, and creating new opportunities for innovation. Padang & Co is also the architect of LEVEL3 (L3.work), the pioneering enterprise-led coworking space launched in 2017 in partnership with Unilever Foundry, as well as CATALYST (thecatalyst.sg), a hub for the health and medical technology community. More information can be found at padang.co.
PaylessGate CorporationLocation: Japan
We are developing a patented technology for the authentication of the owner of a smartphone in sleep mode based on proximity. Using this technology, we are developing services for entering theme parks and events, unlocking doors at hotels, and paying in retail stores all without waking your wallets.
Phaos Technology Pte LtdLocation: Singapore
Phaos Technology Pte. Ltd. is an advanced optics technology startup based in Singapore, adopting technology spin-off Optical Microsphere Nanoscope (OMN) from National University of Singapore (NUS). We believe that optical related technology is the key to improving the future, hence we focus on commercializing research in advanced optical technology and make them accessible to the mass-market with an affordable price.
Royal Philips of the Netherlands is a leading health technology company focused on improving people’s health and enabling better outcomes across the health continuum from healthy living and prevention, to diagnosis, treatment and home care. Philips leverages advanced technology and deep clinical and consumer insights to deliver integrated solutions. The company is a leader in diagnostic imaging, image-guided therapy, patient monitoring and health informatics, as well as in consumer health and home care.
PhoMedics LimitedLocation: Hong Kong
PhoMedics Limited is a medical technology startup. PhoMedics aims at developing cutting-edge imaging technology that can improve patient care by enabling hospitals to increase their efficiency, maximizing the usage of resources, and revolutionizing the standard of care. We strive to become a world-leading company that unleashes the full potential of the healthcare ecosystem by introducing innovative solutions and incubating talents and minds.
PHOTOVOLTAIC FOUNDRY PTE. LTD.Location: Singapore
PHOTOVOLTAIC FOUNDRY PTE. LTD. (PvFoundry®) is a Singapore based solar technology company specialize in Solar Module Design & Customization, niche application solar project Design & Build, mass scale Solar Asset Development & Management.
PvFoundry® incorporate self-proprietary patented product technology and solutions into Solar Asset project development to support client achieve their mission & objectives, including to enable special project features and to improve overall project payback ROI%. PvFoundry® solar module is designed to tackle industrial pain points, especially in solar rooftop system, e.g. Greater Power Density full black module (GMD), Building Integrated PV roof materials (BiPV), Bi-facial Double Glass module, Flexible super lightweight module, etc.
Our story starts in 2017 when PI.EXCHANGE founder questioned, why, if AI and machine learning (ML) enable companies to use data for continuous innovation - do most companies not have a robust AI capability?
Noting the three main barriers to an AI capability as time, technical expertise, and costs, PI.EXCHANGE developed the AI & Analytics Engine, a faster, simplified, and more cost-effective pathway to build and maintain AI.
By reducing the barriers to AI our vision is to make AI accessible to everyone. We do this by guiding you on your AI journey, keeping start-up and operational costs low, and by providing an intuitive and delightful end-to-end experience.
You can leverage your data to make better decisions, faster, and, it is easier than you think, and not just for a select few!
Port Innovation Ecosystem Reimagined at BLOCK71 (PIER71) is the entrepreneurial marina for the region’s maritime innovation. Founded by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore and the National University of Singapore (NUS), through its entrepreneurial arm, NUS Enterprise, we aim to grow a dynamic innovation ecosystem by building talent, creating opportunities for exchange of ideas, attracting investments and accelerating ventures.
PiQuantLocation: Korea, Republic of
- JUL l SkinScanner Project with L'OREAL
- JAN l ChangeNow Summit 2020
- NOV l Selected as a Finalist at JEC Asia
- NOV l ChangeNow Summit 2019 Top3
- APR l Selected GCE Partner of Bill&Melinda Gates Foundation
- OCT l Received Excellence Award at ICT Device Competition
- JUN l Selected as CTS partner by KOICA
- MAY l Received the top excellence award at Korea Foodcup Grand Prize
- JAN l Established PiQuant Research Institute
- NOV l Received the Top3 award at 2017 Seoul Startup Expo
- OCT l Received the top award at the 4th K-Demoday China by Alibaba
- APR l Selected as the Global Most Innovative Company at Seedstars Summit World
- MAR l Selected as the IoT Finalist at 4YFN Awards
- JUL l Received the top 3 awards at 2016 Tencent Global Start-up Contest
- MAY l Won the First Prize winner at PrimeCrowd 2016 Best Idea Presentation
- NOV l Received a certificate for the top 300 K-Global ICT Companies with growth potential
- JUL l Raised funding from Sparklabs Global Ventures
- JUL l PiQuant is founded in Seoul, South Korea
PLANTX CorporationLocation: Japan
PLANTX Corporation was founded in 2014 by a group of professional engineers in hardware and software in order to upgrade indoor vertical farming and contribute to food production.
PLANTX has developed original “Closed-type” plant production machines for indoor vertical farming. In Tokyo, by using the “Closed-type” machine, we have already produced vegetable for a year. Additionally, we started selling the vegetable we made to supermarkets in Tokyo.
Now, we are expanding our vegetable production capacity and also starting selling our original “Closed-type” plant production machines in Japan. Additionally, in a few years, we will advance into overseas market.
Market of vertical farming will expand dramatically in the next 10 years. We will be a major machine supplier that enjoys the market growth.
Plug and PlayLocation: Singapore
Plug and Play is a global innovation platform, Headquartered in Silicon Valley, we have built accelerator programs, corporate innovation services, and an in-house VC to make technological advancement progress faster than ever before.
Our Asia Pacific headquarters is located in Singapore, where we launched in 2010 to invest in high tech startups in the region. Since then we have invested in more than 50 startups and have collaborated with various governments as well as multinational and regional corporations to multiply their innovation efforts through initiatives such as industry-specific accelerator programs. By providing high quality business development and launch support to program stakeholders, our centralized location helps us build a thriving ecosystem in Southeast Asia.
Our other Asia Pacific offices include Indonesia, Thailand, China, Japan and the Philippines.
A joint initiative across three polytechnics—Ngee Ann Poly, Singapore Poly & Temasek Poly, Pollinate is an incubator that aims to support entrepreneurship effort by current polytechnic students and alumni entrepreneurs. Home to diverse industries all in one space, startups can look forward to a community of network with like-minded individuals and an ecosystem to grow their startups.
Polybee Pte LtdLocation: Singapore
Polybee is building autonomous drones for pollination in controlled environment agriculture.
Portcast Pte LtdLocation: Singapore
If you transport shipments through container freight, Portcast predicts the ETA in advance for you to secure your shipments on time in full
We work with global shipping lines, freight forwarders, manufacturers and shipping ports to reduce supply chain costs and save time otherwise spent manually checking for container updates
Based in Singapore, we are a team of logistics experts, data scientists and software engineers coming from renowned companies such as DHL, Cisco and Adobe
Reach out to us at [email protected] for a demo
PortXl Singapore Pte LtdLocation: Singapore
Through our Venture Building program, we help our portfolio companies grow their core businesses, launch new initiatives, enter new markets and build and use cutting edge technologies to drive long term growth and impact.
We invest in established and early growth companies that are using technology to transform traditional industries in Asia, Europe and beyond.
Position Five Private LimitedLocation: Singapore
Position Five is a creative agency specialising in events and digital marketing. It is a one-stop team for any event requirements, from logistics to conceptualisation and digital marketing. Their aim is to reduce communication breakdowns between vendors and clients by becoming centralized node for all decision-makings.
PostCo runs the largest parcel retail network in Southeast Asia, providing a convenient way for people to collect and
return online purchases at nearby retail stores instead of the post office. We currently operate with 3,000+ retail locations in Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam. In addition, we partner with some of the region's largest brands and marketplaces such as Lazada, adidas, ZALORA, FashionValet, etc.
Proa Technology Private LimitedLocation: Singapore
Proa helps companies to make sense of their DATA by designing and building applications for the maritime and other industries. By implementing data visualisation and business optimisation tools, companies can now leverage custom built cloud solutions for meaningful business impact.
ProAgni is a revenue producing Australian Ag/Bioscience company that is committed to developing products that decrease the environmental footprint of food production without increasing the cost of that production.
We set out to solve the biggest sustainability issues facing the meat industry; antibiotic use & greenhouse gas emissions. ProAgni solutions address these, while maintaining production efficiency. Along the way, we have reduced induction times without the use of antibiotics.
ProAgni exists to produce abundant, affordable food with a lower and more sustainable environmental footprint while at the same time increasing the returns for producers.
We put the right bugs in the right place at the right time and…
If you don’t need to use antibiotics why would you?
Procter & GambleLocation: United States
P&G was founded over 180 years ago as a simple soap and candle company. Today, we’re the world’s largest consumer goods company and home to iconic trusted brands such as Tide, Gillette, SK-II, Pampers, Pantene, Olay that make life a little bit easier in small but meaningful ways. We’ve spanned three centuries thanks to three simple ideas: leadership, innovation, and citizenship. The insight, innovation, and passion of talented teams have helped us grow into a global company that is governed responsibly and ethically, that is open and transparent, and that supports good causes and protects the environment. P&G products have made a name for themselves by combining “what’s needed” with “what’s possible”—making laundry rooms, living rooms, bedrooms, kitchens, nurseries, and bathrooms a little more enjoyable for over 181 years.
Protinhi TherapeuticsLocation: Netherlands
Protinhi Therapeutics is an early-stage Ducth biotech company developing novel drugs acting as protease inhibitors to treat a wide range of illnesses. Currently we focus on viral infectious diseases, including flaviviruses (e.g., dengue/Zika/West Nile), coronaviruses and Chikungunya. We aim to make those drugs available as new medication not only for the patients in need but also for us to quickly react during upcoming endemics/pandemics.
Protinhi’s innovative compounds block viral transmission by inhibiting viral proteases that are essential to virus replication after infecting host. Via our proprietary technology, our compounds are target-designed and optimized to broad-spectrum antivirals which could inhibit the viral proteases within the same virus family.
We are now searching for research/ investor partners to join us, help us further our antivirals R&D to prevent the next endemic/pandemic crisis.
PT Qlue Performa IndonesiaLocation: Indonesia
Qlue a SaaS based Computer Vision-Powered Smart Worforce Management company that help create transparency, productivity and efficiency for on-ground personnel activities.
Pumpkin OrganicsLocation: Germany
Pumpkin Organics is redefining baby food based on the nutritional science
of the First 1000 Days. Food choices during this period have a crucial and
often overlooked impact on future food preferences, thus lifelong health,
happiness and performance.
Our products help develop the taste palate through a large variety of
ingredients and culinary-inspired recipes. They teach babies that not
everything delicious has to be full of sugar (and fruit). They help kids to fall
in love with vegetables.
Pumpkin Organics started as a pure direct to consumer brand selling
through our own website and Amazon. We are now also listed in over 1700
physical retail stores in Germany, Austria and Hongkong and have tens of
thousands of happy customers.
Push TechnologyLocation: Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Push Technology pioneered and leads the market in real-time data streaming and messaging solutions that power mission-critical business applications worldwide. The company’s Diffusion® Intelligent Data Mesh consumes enriches, and optimizes delivery of event-driven data, to simplify application development, reduce infrastructure requirements, and speed time-to-market.
Leading brands, across industries including: financial services, transportation, energy, retail, healthcare, eGaming, and Internet-of-Things companies, use Diffusion to fuel revenue growth, customer engagement, and business operations. Diffusion is available on-premise, in-the-cloud, or in hybrid configurations, to fit the specific business, regulatory, and infrastructure requirements of the applications operating in today’s everything connected world.
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